FLN Networker No. 183

Issue #183 (29 April 15) of the FLN Networker and its attachments. This issue includes news from landscapes, people and projects in California, Colorado, New Mexico, North Carolina and Washington. It also has links to a new guide on using Farm Bill programs for conservation, listing of the northern long-eared bat as a threatened species, a checklist for effective graphics, an article on the effects of vegetation, topography and weather on burn severity, the Conservancy's principles for applying the mitigation hierarch, a Forest Service report on privately-owned forested land, an outreach video for national Wildfire Preparedness Day and a video on the effect of building a culture of fire on teh management of the Skunk Fire, and several job openings. As always, listings are included for webinars; FLN and FAC LN workshops; prescribed fire training exchanges; and conference,  workshop and training opportunities. 
Attached are an FLN Notes from the Field about SPER burning near Hayfork, CA, as well as several job outreach announcements.